When you self-publish with IngramSpark, you are plugged in to one of the publishing industry’s largest global book distribution networks, including access to over 40,000…
Via Ingram Book Group, IngramSpark titles are automatically made available to tens of thousands of:
and other well-known book retailers and wholesalers across North America.
Self-publishing your book with IngramSpark gives you access to the major players in global online book distribution. We’ve focused our ebook distribution to the retailers who provide the most value to independent publishers so that you can publish like a pro.
*If you have provided any ebooks to Amazon for the Kindle in the past 12 months we will not be able to provide service to Kindle through the IngramSpark program.
**If you currently have ebook content available on Apple, you will need to remove those ebooks from the iBook store prior to uploading those same titles into IngramSpark. Also note that any reviews or ratings of that content will not transfer when your titles reappear in the iBook store.
IngramSpark connects your book to print and book distribution channels all over the world. In addition to Ingram’s print facilities in the US, UK, and Australia, you can also take advantage of Ingram’s print partnerships in China, Germany, India, Italy, Poland, Russia, South Korea, Spain, and Brazil. Simply enter a price for each market available and/or check the Global Connect box from your IngramSpark account, and your book will be available for in-country book printing and speedy fulfillment to all of these places locally. Reach global readers faster than ever before.
Overall sales for the book industry in Germany averages nearly 7 billion USD per year and there are more than 3500 bookstores. Main market segments of interest to the consumer: fiction 33.8%, children and young adult 15.8%, self-help 14.5%, scientific 11.3%, non-fiction 9.3%, school & education 9.0% travel 6.3%
The value of the Polish book market is $7 Million USD in wholesale prices. Main market segments of interest to consumer: Non-Fiction 15.1%, Action & Crime Novels, thrillers 14.1%, Romance 13.3%, Belles-Lettres 12.2%
Home to 5000 booksellers, the UK book market is worth over $3.3 Billion pounds. Main market segments of interest to the consumer: higher-ed, professional, language, religion
Italy has an English-language book market worth over $3.1 Million USD. Main market segment of interest to the consumer: professional, fiction, children’s and young adult
The main markets of interest to Spanish consumers are non-academic textbooks, literature, children’s books, and YA. Our POD supplier in Malaga, Spain is the go-to for on demand services for the Spanish market, including bookstores, chains, and direct-to-readers. It also brings together 1,600 bookstores throughout Spain, who all receive book catalogs.
With a population of over 40 million people, that's a lot of readers! Ingram has its own print facility here to serve Australia's active literary community locally.
This is where Ingram Book company got its start. There are four Ingram print facilities located in California, Ohio, Tennessee, and Pennsylvania for fast, efficient shipping across the United States.
Brazil is the largest book market in Latin America. Our digital printer based in Sao Paulo makes books available to Amazon Brazil, Submarino, Estante Virtual, and select independent bookstores. There are 6 million English speakers in Brazil, and non-Portuguese language education and academic textbooks are the most popular foreign books to sell in the Brazilian market, along with original versions of international bestsellers.
10 Million English Speakers and 300 million students of the English language makes for a large English language market. Main market segments of interest to the consumer: Academic and Higher-Ed, Professional Training, English Language Learning, Children's Young Adult.
India has over 125 Million English-language speakers and is the third largest publishing market in world, after the US and UK. Main market segments of interest to the consumer: Academic*, Spirituality, Business * particularly Science and Technical Medical.
The publishing market in Russia is worth approximately $1.4 Billion USD and there are approximately 3000 booksellers. Main market segments of interest to the consumer: Fiction, Children's & Young Adult, Practically Oriented Literature*, Teaching Books for Schools & Universities *Hobbies, Household and Interior Decoration, Cooking, Psychology, Medicine, Esoteric.
According to the Korean government, Korea has an English-language market of approximately 300-500 Million USD. Main market segments of interest to the consumer: Educational, Professional, PTR Titles* *Professional Technical Reference